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Back Behind Saloon Restaurant

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Rte. 4, Bridgewater, VT 05034
+1 802-422-9907
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“pulled pork” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
Rte. 4, Bridgewater, VT 05034
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Back Behind has been around a long time. They survived Hurricane Irene, when they were nearly washed away (many places surrounding it were). It's a great, old fashioned, homey kind of place that has been around since (I think) the 1970s. The highlight here...More

Thank nyackgirl47
Reviewed September 19, 2017

It takes time to go through a large menu after looking at a lovingly decorated area. One of the owners,Gerry, who seated us said she decorates for all the holidays now it's fall and she has created a festive fall atmosphere. The food is excellent....More

Thank Marty C
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

So glad we found this place! Everything was amazing. Great atmosphere, amazing people and delicious food! We sat upstairs in the caboose and the kids thought that was great! The owner sat us and described the menu and specials so perfectly we wanted one of...More

Thank Krissyalx
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Went there with family and gluten family issues and kid menu, they were the best, greeted by owner who told us the whole menu and that every thing was made fresh to our order. Great, and our waitress Hannah was the best! All food was...More

Thank Joan K
Reviewed August 22, 2017

Stopped in on a Saturday night since everywhere else was closed or packed to the roof. And, BBQ, with a smoker out front. The inside looked fun and funky but it was August so we sat out. Seemed like a mixture of tourists and locals,...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed July 9, 2017

The reviews we saw were mixed. Do visit if you are ever in the area. Hubby and I had the fried pickles, as an app. We split, with a small additional charge, the Back Behind Sampler, a BBQ combination of chicken, pulled pork, beef brisket,...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

We ate here because it was across the street from where we were staying. We were pleasantly surprised by how good the food was. The waitress and the owner Gerry were lovely people. We really enjoyed our visit. Definitely will go back when we return...More

Thank Shad and Tabby S
Reviewed June 8, 2017

A wonderful stop, worth going out of your way. Great staff, amazing food, varied and original menu (try the deep-fried mac and cheese,) fun décor. 5 stars.

Thank verm0ntah
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Would we go back. No! Here's why.... We stayed a few days to ski at Killington Resort and found this place with a Google search for 'Killington restaurants'. It was a short 10 minute drive from the Killington Mountain Lodge so we headed over. The...More

Thank VegasFellow
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

This is my 2nd visit that when my young daughter and I requested to sit in the caboose area we were denied. It is one of the reasons we like to dine there. Why have that area if you don't want anyone using it. I...More

Thank anthony i i
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte. 4, Bridgewater, VT 05034
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Bridgewater
  • Phone Number: +1 802-422-9907
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